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UV index
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Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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On or Off Shore Winds
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Moderate Slight
UV index
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Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:48 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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On or Off Shore Winds
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Slight
UV index
0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:45 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G G G G M G
Humidity
89% 91% 92% 90% 89% 88% 92% 94%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 1 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
95% 94% 94% 86% 81% 83% 87% 93%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Slight
UV index
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 20:40 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Precipitation probability
20% 40% 20% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
93% 93% 92% 84% 77% 77% 81% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:37 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 7 12 ENE 7 12 ENE 7 12 E 7 14 N 8 16 NNE 8 16 NNE 8 14 NE 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
92% 92% 91% 81% 74% 75% 80% 87%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Clear spells overnight. Bright Monday although cloudier, wetter southwest later.

This Evening and Tonight:

Isolated showers may brush the north coast, but otherwise a dry evening and night with sunny spells then clear periods after dark. Turning chilly inland, particularly the glens of Caithness, but the Isles staying a little milder and breezier. Minimum temperature 4 °C.

Monday:

Most areas will stay dry, with the best of the bright or sunny spells across Caithness, Sutherland Inverness and Strathspey. Cloud thickening, with rain reaching Uist, Skye and Lochaber later. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Occasional rain spreading east on Tuesday. Some heavy, thundery rain overnight and on Wednesday, brightening later then sunny intervals and heavy showers on Thursday.

Updated: 14:35 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

The south cloudy and damp, the north dry and cool.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain will continue in the south and west tonight including some heavy bursts. It will feel rather humid here with mist and fog over hills. Northern and eastern parts will stay dry and become rather cool.

Monday:

Rain in Northern Ireland, western Scotland and northwest England will be heavy at times. It will stay mainly cloudy elsewhere but warm bright spells are likely in some southern parts.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Cloud and rain will affect the north on Tuesday and Wednesday, sometimes turning heavy. Southern parts will be dry, bright, humid and very warm. Thursday will be fresher with showers.

Updated: 15:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 25 Aug 2017 to Sunday 3 Sep 2017:

Friday and the subsequent bank holiday weekend will stay changeable, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the south and east may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. Temperatures will be around normal in most parts, but probably above average in the southeast, bringing a chance of a few thundery showers. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Monday 4 Sep 2017 to Monday 18 Sep 2017:

In the first half of September, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south.

Updated: 15:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST